Eighteen economic or academic partnership contracts were signed Tuesday evening in Lisbon as part of the three-day state visit to Portugal by King Felipe and Queen Mathilde. These contracts were signed during a ceremony in the presence of His Majesty the King, Foreign Minister Didier Reynders, and the five prime ministers.
In addition to economic partnerships, several academic partnerships have also been concluded. These include new collaborations between Saint Louis University in Brussels, Fernando Pessoa University in Porto and Universidad Católica Portuguesa (UCP), between ICHEC and Universidad Católica Portuguesa (UCP) between UGent and University of Porto or even between VUB and Nova Universidad in Lisbon.
Finally, note the signing of a contract between the Flemish social economy institutions! Drops and impact center Lisbon. An exchange of experiences is planned in various fields such as health, sustainable development, learning and diversity. The Impact Hub, which brings together social entrepreneurs internationally, received a visit from the King in the early afternoon.